Avoiding the Au Pair 60 Day Trap!!

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-cehej-e673be At ScottVassell Law Firm, our lawyers have had the pleasure of working with Au Pairs in the United States over the past two decades and protecting the status of these bright intelligent youth with great dreams and aspirations from around the world.  The Au Pair program is a cultural exchange program, run by theContinue reading “Avoiding the Au Pair 60 Day Trap!!”

When Temporary Protection Status Is No longer an Option…Think PERM!

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-4wesn-a0d81a With the sunsetting of Work Authorization through Temporary Protected Status (TPS) fast approaching, thousands of employees will no longer be able to  legally work and remain in the United States. Several countries such as El Salvador and Honduras will no longer have TPS; and seeking new work and status options is essential. TPS willContinue reading “When Temporary Protection Status Is No longer an Option…Think PERM!”

What?!….I am being Deported – How to React Strategically When Served with A Notice to Appear

It goes without saying…deportation and removal from the United States is very serious with devastating consequences.  One must immediately retain skilled U.S. Immigration legal counsel to navigate the Federal Court system if served with a Notice to Appear in U.S. Immigration court. Anyone who is a non-U.S. Citizen may receive a Notice to Appear(“NTA”). AnContinue reading “What?!….I am being Deported – How to React Strategically When Served with A Notice to Appear”

Is Entering the US Illegally Better than Entering on a Visa Waiver?

We hope the title caught your attention!  If you or anyone you know enters the United States on the ESTA Visa Waiver Program, it is important  to understand the hard consequences of overstaying a Waiver issued through ESTA. Countries who are eligible for an ESTA Visa Waiver to the United States include (but are notContinue reading “Is Entering the US Illegally Better than Entering on a Visa Waiver?”